https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Todocat

Random Japanese Fact of the Day Prt.3

(I've decided to do one of these about every twelve hours, to coordinate with the time differences that there might be depending on where people live). Shonen manga artists are called mangaka, and there are about 4,000 mangaka working full-time in Japan. That's a lot of manga!

May 16, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Mikeeezyy

If only 10% of them were on the same level as Yoshihiro TogashiI wouldn't have a life right now or ever again.

I don't know if I should be happy or sad about that :D

May 17, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KingKath123

Cool! I will keep checking for your facts! ;)

May 16, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/the_wildflower

not really surprising

May 17, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KingKath123

Are you going to post any more?

May 18, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KydynTheKid

That is pretty neat! I love reading manga and really do respect the hard work and time that is put in to making the art of the story. Thanks for that cool fact though!

May 19, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Todocat

No problem, I love manga too so this fact really stood out to me! ;)

May 19, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RuiAmaral11

I love manga and there are very high level mangakas in Japan. Jiro Taniguchi, Osamu Tezuka, Shotaro Ishinomori just to mention some.

July 13, 2019
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